Word Processor

En français : "logiciel de traitement de texte"
Em português : "processador de texto"

A software for preparing documents. Sometimes also called "document preparation system." Wordprocessors may be a stand-alone program or part of an office suite.

Current wordprocessors

A list of some word processor programs. A couple have been localised for a few African languages (OpenOffice.org applications and Microsoft Word); some may not be useful for producing documents in some African languages (WordPerfect, for instance, apparently has poor Unicode support).



Local companies

Obsolete wordprocessors for African languages

Several wordprocessors for African languages were produced in the 1990s. These include:

References & other links

DonationCoder.com Wordprocessor Reviews http://www.donationcoder.com/Reviews/Archive/WordProcs/index_fullh.html(approve sites)

Wikipedia, "Logiciel de traitement de texte," http://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Logiciel_de_traitement_de_texte

______, "Processador de texto," http://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Processador_de_texto

______, "Word processor," http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Word_processor